How the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights impacts tobacco
For the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), ASH Deputy Director for Policy Chris Bostic and Staff Attorney Kelsey Romeo-Stuppy chat about the UDHR’s significance and role in tobacco control.
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- Blog on 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR)
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- See if your employer will match your donation to ASH.
- 58 million Americans are still exposed to secondhand smoke, the CDC reports
- As tobacco disappears from shelves, local smokers shrug: ‘I’m supposed to be quitting anyway.’
- The CDC released new Practice Quit text programs
- International Labor Organization (ILO) Ends Contracts With Tobacco Companies – Will It Be Forever?
- Advocates! Did you know you can use human rights tools to strengthen your tobacco control work? Here’s how.
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You know the fight is not over and that the tobacco industry continues to kill far too many people. Now you can share your passion for our work and speak out in honor of the roughly half a million people dying from tobacco each year in the U.S. alone.
No one’s mother, father, sister, uncle, or friend deserves to live with a tobacco-related illness or die from their smoking addiction. So, ASH is fighting to phase cigarettes out of the commercial market, to save the lives of you and your loved ones.
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